Project Serves New Home Buyers
SEATTLE— A cafeteria worker at Microsoft, a woman who works for a nonprofit organization, and a couple with a teenage son have become new home buyers.
HUD Releases Draft of Bill for Rental Housing Initiative
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released a draft of its transforming rental assistance (TRA) legislative proposal to allow public housing authorities (PHAs) and other owners of subsidized housing to convert to longterm Sec. 8 ass
From Hotel to Housing
PORTLAND, ORE.— Five years, 23 sources of funding, and about 6,000 pages of documents. That and more went into creating a new affordable housing development serving many of the city's neediest residents.
SEBASTOPOL, CALIF.— The residents at Petaluma Avenue Homes don't just live near one another.
From Partners to Profits
JOINT VENTURES ARE BUSTING OUT all over multifamily land.
Affordable housing starts were way below prior years in 2009, according to AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE's survey of developers.
Carlisle Development Group, LLC
Carlisle Development Group is one of the most active developers in Florida.
Frank Introduces Preservation Bill
House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank (D-Mass.) has introduced a long-awaited affordable housing preservation bill (H.R. 4868) that has been under development for almost a year, but owners say they can't support it be
Getting Housing Back on Track
The first months on the job for Gloria L. Materre, executive director of the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), have been busy.
Reading Between the Numbers
The numbers tallied from AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE’s exclusive rankings of the Top 50 owners and developers for the April/ May issue tell a good portion of the story that was 2009: Not as many deals got done.